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Cover for Consumer behaviour in the organic and Fair Trade food market in Europe.

This chapter summarizes the results of European research on consumer preferences, buying motives, willingness to pay as well as barriers for buying organic and Fair Trade food products. It also demonstrates the implications for standard setting, certification, labelling and communication.

Author(s)
Zander, K.; Schleenbecker, R.; Hamm, U.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786393050)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Fruit quality.

This chapter focuses on the main quality traits of tomato fruits, such as fruit size or fresh weight, colour, taste, flavour, texture and nutritive value, and their underlying processes. The effects of environmental and genetic factors involved in quality variations is discussed. Some physiological ...

Author(s)
Bertin, N.
ISBN
2018 CABI (H ISBN 9781780641935)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Public opinion and the retailer: driving forces in animal welfare?

The effect of consumer/public opinion, attitudes and preferences on the welfare of farmed animals is described.

Author(s)
Buller, H.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
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Cover for Aims and principles of organic pig production.

This chapter describes the regulatory, economic, characteristics and management aspects of organic pigmeat production in different countries.

Author(s)
Blair, R.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781780647906)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Animal welfare protection in the face of shrinking public resource.

This chapter considers how animals can (and historically have been) protected with limited or even no public resource, and indeed with limited or no animal protection laws. Given emphasis are cruelty (a positive act to deliberately cause unnecessary suffering of an animal) and negligence (an action ...

Author(s)
Hepple, S.
ISBN
2018 CAB International (H ISBN 9781786392459)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Evaluating approaches to planning for leisure, sport and tourism.

This chapter considers eight alternative approaches to planning in the leisure, sport and tourism context, namely: meeting fixed standards; providing opportunity; resource-based planning; meeting demand; satisfying stakeholder requirement; meeting needs; providing benefits; and increasing...

Author(s)
Veal, A. J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780648033)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Info
Cover for Visitor management in tourism destinations.

This book considers visitor management (VM) as a component of destination management at all levels of a destination and involving a wide range of stakeholders. It aims to demonstrate current knowledge on VM and to provide insights into conceptual issues rather than providing merely descriptive case ...

Author(s)
Albrecht, J. N.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647357)
Type
Book
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Indicators and standards-based visitor management frameworks in achieving sustainability at cultural heritage sites.

This chapter examines possible applications of indicators and standards-based visitor management (VM) frameworks at cultural heritage sites. It is argued that if implemented successfully VM can help to achieve sustainability in heritage tourism. Indicators and standards are suggested as means to...

Author(s)
Alazaizeh, M.; Hallo, J.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780647357)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Impacts on global trade and regulations.

This chapter examines the impact of foodborne pathogens on the global food trade, the standards and regulations used by various countries to restore trust in the food supply system, and the similarities and differences among measures to restore trust in the global food supply. With increased...

Author(s)
Wolf-Hall, C.; Nganje, W.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644806)
Type
Book chapter
CABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Implementing effective standards and scoring systems for assessing animal welfare on farms and slaughter plants.

When standards and guidelines are being written for animal welfare, vague wording should be avoided. Avoid terminology such as "proper handling" or "adequate veterinary care". What one person thinks is proper handling, another person may consider the handling practice as abusive. Both the World...

Author(s)
Grandin, T.
ISBN
2015 CABI (H ISBN 9781780644677)
Type
Book chapter

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